Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner

This bi-directional LS1203 handheld scanner handles all 1-D barcodes and is ideal for small retailers. It delivers the functionality, features and reliability needed to improve operational efficiencies from the check-out line to the storeroom. 

  • Durable, single-board construction

    Meets 5-ft drop tests, significantly reducing downtime and repair costs.

    Multiple interfaces: RS232, USB, keyboard wedge (KBW) in one scanner
    Simplifies installation and integration, ensuring future compatibility.

    Sleek, lightweight, ergonomic design
    Maximizes comfort for all-day use.

    Intuitive scanning and plug-and-play capability
    Minimizes setup and training time.

    Choice of triggered or continuous mode
    Ensures versatile, accurate first-time scanning.

  • Performance Characteristics

    Scan pattern
    Single line

    Minimum resolution
    30% minimum reflectance

    Interfaces supported
    Keyboard wedge, RS-232, USB

    ± 65°

    Roll (Tilt)2 
    ± 30° from normal

    Skew (yaw)3 
    ± 60°

    Depth of field
    From contact to 8 in./20.32 cm on 100% UPC/EAN symbols

    Decode capability
    1-D, See data sheet for full list of supported symbologies


    Physical Characteristics

    Twilight black, Cash register white

    2.4 in. H x 7.1 in. L x 2.4 in. W(6.2 cm H x 18 cm L x 6 cm W)

    Power source
    Host power or external power supply (depends on host type)

    Approximately 4.3 oz. / 122 g (without cable)



    Voltage and current4 
    5 +/-10%VDC @ 100 mA (Stand by: <35 mA)

    Regulatory Specifications

    Electrical safety
    UL 60950-1, C22.2 No. 60950-1, EN 60950-1, IEC 60950-1

    FCC Part 15 Class B, ICES 003 Class B

    Laser/LED safety
    EN 60825-1, IEC 60825-1, 21CFR1040.10

    RoHS Directive 2002/95/EEC

    User Environment

    Operating temperature
    32° to 122° F/0° to 50° C

    Drop specifications
    Withstands multiple 5 ft./1.524m drops to concrete

    Storage temperature
    -40° to 158° F/-40° to 70° C

    Ambient lighting tolerance
    Tolerant to typical artificial indoor and natural outdoor (direct sunlight) lighting conditions. Fluorescent, Incandescent, Mercury Vapor, Sodium Vapor, LED : 450 Ft Candles (4, 844 Lux) Sunlight: 8000 Ft Candles (86, 111 Lux)

  • Healthcare icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner can be used in Health care Industry
    Retails icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner can be used on Retail Stores
    Logistics icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner Mostly used in Logistics Industry for Asset Managemnet and Tracking
    Manufacturing icon Manufacturing Industry uses Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner
    Government icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner used in various Government Sectors
    Travel & Leisure icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner for Travel & Leisure
    Special Materials icon Zebra LS1203 Barcode Scanner for Special Materials

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